It is important that you move toward a goal that is not yet seen. This goal does not apply to the intellect, but to the mind. The mind knows how to love, but it is asleep.”
–Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince: Flight to Arras
One year ago, we were looking back on a stormy night, happy to wake up in a little wooden cabin in Ribe, Denmark and not in the Land of Oz. It had been the day after our wedding and Xaver, the European windstorm had payed his courtesy as a wedding guest.
Today we are looking back on a year, that looks rather calm on the outside, yet was no less adventurous than that wedding night in so many regards.
We have experienced health issues, financial challenges, old family energies and waves of fear to be transformed.
It required awareness, openness, clarity and the unwavering desire to move through to see what awaits us on the other side.
We also experienced a lot of love. And this love is growing ever since. It is the cause and the reason for all of this. The love for each other. The love for ourselves.
Now, the wheel of the year has turned to celebrate Saint Nicholas Day, again. This year, we are aiming for a peaceful, loving, joyful and abundant winter holiday season. How exactly will that look? I don’t know. But I know that it feels just wonderful.
In that sense: